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Great hiking and fishing for families

This is a great place to hike, even with small children. The path is pave half way around the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
was nice

Yes it you have a chance stop and see this lake as its a nice looking lake and we ate at the lodge... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Portland, OR
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A recreational and beach area.
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Custer, SD

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to hike, even with small children. The path is pave half way around the lake, the other side take some slight climbing but I notice all types of people doing the hike around the lake. Also a nice place to...More

Thank Aworld2explor
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Yes it you have a chance stop and see this lake as its a nice looking lake and we ate at the lodge. food was good

Thank Caribbean5
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a small' lovely lake that can really be enjoyed while kayaking. We stopped to grab some drinks and ended up renting kayaks for an hour. It was nice to paddle around and see the shore birds hunt.

Thank DapperWeim
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We actually stopped at the Legion Lake Lodge to use the restrooms, but stayed for a few minutes to take in the lake. It was gorgeous, a perfect little paradise within Custer State Park. There were a couple of kayakers on the lake, and the...More

Thank HikerEllie
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Legion Lake is a great place to stop on a hot afternoon. The water is cool, there's a lot of people around, and it's just ideal for a picnic and for a place to relax. It's just beautiful. There are camping spots. Might be difficult...More

Thank mrliterature
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I planned a family reunion for our large group of 75 that took place this past weekend. Our family gathers every two years at a different location around the U.S. and has a lot of experience with a variety of venues. There is nothing to...More

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Some families fishing and picnicking, but not crazy busy. Saw some pretty wildlife as we walking around the lake. Lovely, easy walk.

Thank lonestar21
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Stay here the last 3 days of vacation.The lake is a pretty lake but the beach part was pretty yucky. If you were thinking of playing in the sand and relaxing on the beach this isn't the place for you lots of goose dropping all...More

Thank Q1986OUmichaeld
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We noticed this lake on our way into custer the first night we came into town. Very pictureesq. On the next day we went over and walked around the lake about a mile or so not much elevation. there are rocks for the kids to...More

Thank mountiamsandcanyons
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We stopped here because we wanted some pretty lake pictures but it was underwhelming to us. The lake seemed small.

Thank Busboy19
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7 August 2017|
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Response from skpperry | Reviewed this property |
Yes...lots of motorcycles were there during our visit.
23 April 2015|
Response from Josh L |
Hours are 7AM to 9PM Mountain Time